Ireland's Magee siblings make history at European Badminton Championships

They have secured at least a bronze medal

BY Raf Diallo 19:49 Friday 28 April 2017, 19:49 28 Apr 2017

Ireland's Sam Magee and Chloe Magee ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Irish pair Chloe and Sam Magee have secured at least a bronze medal at the European Badminton Championships.

The Donegal siblings have advanced to the semi-finals following a 22-20, 21-17, 21-12 victory over Robert Mateusiak and Nadiezda Zieba in Kolding, Denmark.

The Magees have written their names in the history books as the first Irish badminton team to claim a medal at European level. 

Here is the moment that the Magees realised that they had secured a historic medal:  

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